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The Gift: a Karin Schaeffer short story

The Gift: a Karin Schaeffer short story

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by Katia Lief
     
 
A GIFT INSPIRES UNEXPECTED INSIGHT AND GENEROSITY

Karin and Mac enjoy a quiet Christmas morning at home with their family. But after Mac gives Karin a special gift, she finds herself alone in Coney Island on a cold, winter day with a band of misfits who want her gift for themselves.

Overview

A GIFT INSPIRES UNEXPECTED INSIGHT AND GENEROSITY

Karin and Mac enjoy a quiet Christmas morning at home with their family. But after Mac gives Karin a special gift, she finds herself alone in Coney Island on a cold, winter day with a band of misfits who want her gift for themselves.

Editorial Reviews

Lisa Gardner
“Mesmerizing.” –Lisa Gardner
Publishers Weekly
“Taut, clean storytelling.” –Publishers Weekly
New York Journal of Books
“Readers will want to read more of this talented writer’s work.” –New York Journal of Books
Hartford Books Examiner - John Valeri
"Karin Schaeffer is both complex and compelling, and arguably one of the strongest female figures in contemporary crime fiction—and her absolute strength of will is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit." —John Valeri, Hartford Books Examiner

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015731774
Publisher:
Blue Table Books
Publication date:
12/08/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
480,517
File size:
228 KB

Meet the Author

Katia Lief is best known for her internationally acclaimed crime novels, some written pseudonymously as Kate Pepper. Her Karin Schaeffer thriller series, which began in 2010 with You Are Next and concludes in 2013 with The Money Kill, is currently being published by HarperCollins. Katia teaches fiction writing at The New School in Manhattan and lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York. Learn more at katialief.com

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